Dowland Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Dowland Ansteys, a sub-branch of the Iddesleigh Ansteys, themselves a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, hence they form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Dowland Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Dowland Anstey Page Commenced”

Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Bertie Stone Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys, who served as a Private with the Mechanical Transport section of the Army Service Corps (Service Number: M2/167535). Unfortunately we have absolutely no details of his war story apart from the fact that for his services heContinue reading “Bertie Stone Anstey World War One Hero”

Johannesburg, South Africa Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Johannesburg Ansteys of South Africa, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys of Devon and hence part of the South West Peninsula Ansteys. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Johannesburg Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Johannesburg, South Africa Anstey Page Commenced”

Winifred Ethel Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Winfred Ethel Anstey of the Tywardreath Ansteys, who was born in New Zealand and served as a Nurse on various Hospital Ships during the war. She also managed to survive after a ship that she was on was hit by a German torpedo inContinue reading “Winifred Ethel Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Anstey of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys, who was severely wounded on 17 October 1917 in France during preparations for the Cambrai Operations. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researchedContinue reading “Charles Anstey World War One Hero”

Clase, Swansea Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys of Glamorgan, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys of Devon, arriving via Bristol. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contactContinue reading “Clase, Swansea Anstey Page Commenced”

William Manley Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Manley Anstey of the Timaru, New Zealand Ansteys, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, who signed up for active service on 27 August 1918 aged 19, with both of his parents having given their consent to his enlistment. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “William Manley Anstey World War One Hero”

John Percy Morris Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Percy Morris Anstey, a member of the Tywardreath Ansteys, who was killed in action in August 1916 whilst defending positions near Bois Grenier, Northern France during the First Battle of the Somme. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “John Percy Morris Anstey World War One Hero”

Sandford, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Sandford Ansteys of Devon are a sub-branch of Broadclyst Ansteys, who themselves are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, and thus form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialistContinue reading “Sandford, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”

Tywardreath, Cornwall Anstey Page Commenced

The Tywardreath Ansteys of Cornwall are a sub-branch of Broadclyst Ansteys, who themselves are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, and thus form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialistContinue reading “Tywardreath, Cornwall Anstey Page Commenced”